Special Permit Residential Development Zoning Bylaw Amendment Committee (SPRD) (Ad Hoc)

This Committee was dissolved by the Select Board on May 8, 2023. 


The Committee will gather and provide stakeholder input, housing data and draft a Statement of Values, so that consultants, under direction of the Committee, Elected Boards, and staff, can develop a draft zoning bylaw amendment and warrant article to either revise or replace Section 135-6.9 of the Zoning Bylaw, Special Permit Residential Development, to provide for the creation of more affordable and diverse residential dwelling units.

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Current Membership

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Agendas & Minutes

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2023 Annual Town Meeting Article

At the 2023 Annual Town Meeting, Town Meeting Members will consider Article 33, an amendment to the Town’s Zoning Bylaw to incentivize the creation of smaller, more diverse, and sustainable home options, as an alternative to large single-family developments.